Russia Announces It Will Not Import GMO Products
April 18, 2014 | GMO | N.Longo
Russia has embraced a GMO-free platform for many years and according to the official information there is no growing of GMOs in Russia for commercial purposes. The country’s Prime Minister Dmitry Medvedev has now officially announced that it will not import GMO products, adding that the nation has enough space and resources to produce organic food.
Black Sapote - The Fruit That Tastes Like Chocolate Pudding
April 18, 2014 | Nutrition | E.Malendez
The Black Sapote, a species of persimmon native to Mexico and Central America is the only fruit in the world with both the unique taste and consistency of chocolate pudding.
Take This Quiz To Help You Assess Your Weight Fate
April 17, 2014 | YourWeight | T.McKenzie
Are you destined to pile on the pounds based on your current lifestyle habits? How many sugar-free drinks do you consume per day? What's your snack of choice? What is your general psychological state? Be aware that this is only an estimate, but everything you do deliberately makes a difference. Take a peek at your diet destiny with this quiz, and what you can do to change it and your weight.
Power Your Lungs Green Juice or Smoothie
April 17, 2014 | Nutrition | K.Foster
Juicing or blending vegetables is an amazing way to nourish your body with the highest bioavailable doses of vitamins and minerals, and you can customize your recipe to optimize specific health benefits. This particular juice or smoothie not only tastes incredible, but it is in fact either medicinal or a health booster for your lungs, especially if consumed daily.
Real-Time Audio of Spanking Shows Kids Misbehave Within 10 Minutes
April 16, 2014 | ChildHealth | K.Foster
Children who are spanked are more likely to be aggressive toward other children and adults. Over the long term they tend to be more difficult and noncompliant, have various behavior problems, can develop anxiety disorders or depression, and later develop antisocial behavior. They are more at risk to be involved in intimate partner violence, and they are at risk to become child abusers. A new study based on real-time audio recordings of parents practicing corporal punishment discovered that spanking was far more common than parents admit, that children were hit for trivial misdeeds and that children then misbehaved within 10 minutes of being punished.
Study Shows How Lifestyle Determines Which Microbes Are In Your Gut
April 16, 2014 | HumanBody | A.McCarthy
Gut microbes are responsible for many aspects of human health and nutrition, but most studies have focused on “western” populations. A new study from an international collaboration of researchers has shown how bacteria play an essential role in adaptation to lifestyle patterns and subsistence.
The Link Between Vaccines And Type-1 Diabetes
April 16, 2014 | Diabetes | M.Heinze
Every hour, three children in the United States are diagnosed with type-1 diabetes. Type-1 diabetes’ incidence was very low in the first half of the twentieth century. However, became more prevalent, especially in young children, during the second half of the twentieth century and really began to surge during the past twenty years. Researchers also see a trend in the increased prevalence of other autoimmune disorders. Not only are certain autoimmune disorders increasingly common, but the autoimmune diseases, as a class, seem to be on the rise.
Children Are Slower, Heavier and Worse Off Physically, Emotionally and Developmentally Than One Generation Before Them
April 15, 2014 | Prevention | M.Torres
Millions of children around the world cannot run as fast or as far as their parents were able to at their age. They cannot maintain their heart rates at high levels, recover from activity, have more illness and are slower, heavier with physical, developmental and emotional barriers that their parents never had.
Do People That Eat Margarine Really Know How It's Manufactured?
April 15, 2014 | JunkFood | N.Longo
Polyunsaturated margarine became a major part of the Western diet and had overtaken butter in popularity in the mid-20th century. Despite their best efforts, the margarine lobby has failed to convince most people that their synthetic concoctions are healthy. So what is not obvious to most of the people who consume it? The manufacturing process of course, which is very similar to the way plastic is produced.
Could Magnesium Deficiency Be Causing Many of Your Health Problems?
April 14, 2014 | Antioxidants | M.Chan
Magnesium is one of the most essential minerals required for more than 300 biochemical reactions in the body. It controls nerve impulses, body temperature regulation, detoxification, energy production, and the formation of healthy bones and teeth. There are over hundred different symptoms and cofactors of magnesium deficiency, some of which include muscle pain, insomnia, fibromyalgia, migraines, and low bone density.
Learn How To Reverse Diabetes Naturally - Online Event With 40 Experts
April 14, 2014 | Diabetes | Editor
We are very proud and excited to be a part of the first ever Reversing Diabetes World Summit which is just around the corner. If you haven’t registered yet, you won't want to miss this panel of over 40 experts that are guaranteed to knock your socks off! The best thing of all, it's free.